Monthly Archives: August 2011

Election Year Shaping Up with Numerous Races

August 18, 2011
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Several races are giving some zest to the upcoming election in November. According to records on file with the Chelsea City Clerk’s office, candidates have until August 25 to submit their nomination papers and to have them certified if they are planning to have their names on the ballot. To date, the councilor at...

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New 17-unit development receives $1.9 million loan

August 18, 2011
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Arbor Commercial Funding, LLC (Arbor) announced it will fund a new 17-unit development at 466 Broadway in Chelsea with $1.9 million. The money for the Chelsea project is one of six loans totaling $10.9 million under the Fannie Mae DUS Loan, Fannie Mae DUS Small Loan and Fannie Mae DUS Affordable Housing Loan product...

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The Summer of Our Discontent

August 18, 2011
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Where did the summer go ? What has happened to the economic recovery ? How did the easy and seemingly pleasant and uneventful spring devolve into the plunging stock market and volatile mix of  bad economic news from around the globe ? At the beginning of summer everything about our lives in Boston appeared...

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Obituaries 08-18-2011

August 18, 2011
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Leonel Moreira Of Somerville, formerly of Chelsea Leonel Moreira of Somerville, formerly of Chelsea, died  at home on August 15 after a long battle with an overwhelming illness. He was 74 years old. Born in Portugal, he attended schools there before enlisting in the Army. He came to the United States, settled in Chelsea...

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A Tribute to Lucy Mildred Robinson

August 11, 2011
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A Tribute to Lucy Mildred Robinson

Lucy Mildred (Lee) Robinson, matriarch of a longtime and widely respected and popular Chelsea family, died unexpectedly Sunday, August 7. She was 83 years old. Friends and family members paid their respects to Mrs. Robinson during memorial observances held at the Welsh and Sons Funeral Home. Mrs. Robinson was devoted to her family and...

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Chelsea Man Killed in Motorcycle Wreck

August 11, 2011
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State Police are investigating the fatal motorcycle crash last week that killed a Chelsea man after his bike tumbled off a portion of elevated highway on Route 1 that cuts through the city. Preliminary investigation by Trooper Robert Navas indicates that a 2001 Triumph motorcycle being operated by 40-year-old Cory White of Chelsea was...

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Kettle Cusine: Expanding Their Business

August 11, 2011
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Chelsea based Kettle Cuisine, artisan maker of refrigerated and frozen premium quality, all natural soups, announced that they have entered into a business partnership with the Arlon food and agriculture investment program to advance company growth. “We look forward to working closely with Jerry Shafir and his experienced management team to expand the Kettle...

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Evelyn Wing

August 11, 2011
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The well-known and highly respected Chelsea businesswoman, Evelyn Wing, died last week following a sudden illness. Mrs. Wing, the wife of the late Larry Wing, was 81. Mrs. Wing and her husband were primarily restaurateurs. During 45 years of ownership of Wing’s Restaurant on Broadway, their name became synonymous with quality and great service...

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Fire Department Review is Long Overdue

August 11, 2011
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News that the Chelsea Fire Department is going to be scrutinized by an independent examiner is frankly long overdue. City Manager Jay Ash announced last week that he is putting out to bid the cost of a full review of all operations of the Fire Department. The review could begin as early as next...

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Police Briefs 08-11-2011

August 11, 2011
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Monday, August 1 Louis N. Steriti, 67, 10 Forsyth St., Apt. #202, was placed into protective custody for drunkenness. Stanley De-Vorce, 50, 220 Broadway, Apt. #12, was arrested for simple assault and resisting arrest. Raymond Marion, 51, 44 Harison Ave., Boston, was arrested for threatening to commit a crime, witness intimidation and simple assault....

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